Enrichment
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Logic Puzzles and Strategy Games
The following activities address the following Standards for Mathematical Practice (SMP’s):
•Make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
•Construct viable arguments and critique the reasoning of others.
•Use appropriate tools strategically.
•Attend to precision.
•Look for and make use of structure.
Logic Puzzles
http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/logic_games/logic-game-petcenter.html
http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/logic_games/logic-game-boyscars.html
http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/logic_games/logic-game-pony-snacks.html
http://www.thekidzpage.com/learninggames/logic_games/logic-game-doggygifts.html
Rush Hour
The goal is to drive the red car out of the playing grid.
40 different games spanning four levels for quick differentiation.
http://www.puzzles.com/products/RushHour/RHfromMarkRiedel/Jam.html?1
That-a-Way
Develops Visual/Spatial Sense - To play That-A-Way™ on-line, you drag the domino tiles onto the main area of the board and combine them to match the challenge you have chosen.
http://www.puzzles.com/products/ThatAWay/ThatAWayApp/ThatAWayPlayOnLine.htm
TacTix
Players take turns removing counters from the board; the goal is to force the other player to remove the last counter.
http://thinks.com/java/tactix/tactix.htm
Sudoku
Online game with many levels for differentiation.
http://www.counton.org/sudoku/